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Young joins Doha Inter-Continental Hotel
Inter-Continental Doha has completed its management line-up with the appointment of British national James Young as its executive assistant manager.Young, who will support the General Manager in overseeing hotel operations, has spent much of his working life with the Inter-Continental chain where he began with the Inter-Continental London in 1989. He has also worked in Paris and was most recently director of revenue management with the Le Royal Meridien in Bahrain which he joined in 1997. Young said he was looking forward to the challenges ahead. "I find the Middle East a very exciting place. I love being involved in developing a new destination and Qatar has huge potential. The signs for new business development are very encouraging and upcoming events will provide increased exposure," he said.